Brexit trade deal: US lays out 'wishlist' and it does not look good for the UK

Brexit trade deal: US lays out 'wishlist' and it does not look good for the UKThe US has laid out its annual trade “wish list” and it will not make easy reading for David Davis and Liam Fox’s team of negotiators. The 500-page tome from the US Trade Representative (USTR) published this week firmly espouses the virtues of free trade and less regulation, just as Donald Trump proposed slapping a further $ 100bn (£71.5bn) of import levies on Chinese goods. The USTR’s biggest concern is the increasing importance to US trade policy of testing, labelling and certification requirements and “sanitary and phytosanitary (SPS) measures”.



Yahoo News – Latest News & Headlines